Harris AF Counter Comm System IDIQ Hits $200M

Harris logo_GovConWireHarris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $11, 323, 326 contract modification to upgrade two counter communication systems for the U.S. Air Force.

This modification increases the total value of the firm-fixed-price contract from $191, 546, 750 to $202, 870, 076, the Defense Department said Friday.

The company will upgrade systems under increment one of block 10 by using new, modified or existing equipment, according to the Pentagon.

Work will occur in Palm Bay, Fla. through July 25, 2014 and the Air Force is allocating fiscal 2013 procurement funds for the award.

Harris is also leading a team that holds a position on a potential $10 billion Army communications equipment contract that also includes other defense and civilian agencies.

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